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Linx 7, 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by JOHNBAD » September 10th, 2015, 10:39 am

nememo wrote:2. Ensure the rest of the settings in Rufus are like the image. You must use GPT partitioning, and you must use FAT32. Press start to begin the process, it should only take a few minutes.

You forgot to mention that Rufus can't use GPT partitioning under Windows XP ;)
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by nememo » September 10th, 2015, 5:07 pm

JOHNBAD wrote:
nememo wrote:2. Ensure the rest of the settings in Rufus are like the image. You must use GPT partitioning, and you must use FAT32. Press start to begin the process, it should only take a few minutes.

You forgot to mention that Rufus can't use GPT partitioning under Windows XP ;)


I didn't realise anyone still used XP :mrgreen:
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by taewoong96 » September 19th, 2015, 10:55 am

You are the best. I thank you so much. Seriously. You are the best.
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by t0m3k » October 2nd, 2015, 5:13 pm

Can I use sd card to do it?
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by scourge » October 10th, 2015, 8:11 pm

Hi,

Really really need some help with this.

I have a Linx 10 and have followed all the instructions in post 1 but nothing works.

I can get in to BIOS by using a keyboard attached through OTG and USB hub and can see the USB drive but for the life of me i cannot get it to boot from the drive.

I am at my wits end. Please can someone throw me a lifeline here. I really would appreciate it.

Many thanks
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by Lleuadwen » October 13th, 2015, 6:44 am

Can you tell me if this will fix my Linx 10 Windows 10 rollback fiasco as my tablet is stuck in "restoring your previous version of Windows" loop please? It is reading from the sd card and wonder if I loaded the files onto this it would possibly make it work again?

Thanks for your help
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by nememo » October 13th, 2015, 4:58 pm

Yes, this will roll it back to how it came out of the factory. You can't use the SD Card to boot however, you must use a USB drive (or an SD card connected to a USB reader).
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by danskeman » October 15th, 2015, 10:47 am

nememo wrote:Yes, this will roll it back to how it came out of the factory. You can't use the SD Card to boot however, you must use a USB drive (or an SD card connected to a USB reader).



I have tried booting from an sd card in a usb reader and it would not work.

Have your done this?

If so, how did you put image on SD card? Using Rufus?
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by nememo » October 15th, 2015, 3:35 pm

Yeah, I do it all the time as I have an abundance of 8GB MicroSD cards and not that many USB drives themselves. I always use the SD cards in a USB reader as that way they appear to the Host OS as a USB drive and not an SD card.

Rufus, as you would expect, treats it exactly like a USB drive.
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Re: Linx 8 & 10 Factory Recovery Image

by saboteur » October 16th, 2015, 11:09 am

Hi all,

I downloaded and burned the linx10 iso to a USB.

I follow the steps as listed but the only restore option I get is windows 10

is this correct - id assumed a factory reset would return to windows 8.1

Cheers

P.S I trying to fix my borked linx10 that i upgraded to 10 without backing up first :oops: DOH!
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